Brock Lesnar was recently added to a pair of SmackDown live events. The Universal Champion is scheduled for this Saturday’s show at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan, which will be the final WWE event to be held at the venue. Lesnar is also scheduled for a live event in Tampa, Florida on August 12.
Lesnar’s opponent at both shows will be Samoa Joe.
According to Fightful.com, a source backstage said that Lesnar was extremely happy with their match at WWE Great Balls of Fire. Lesnar was said to be particularly thrilled that Joe was able to keep up with his physical style and was able to give it back.
Lesnar is set for Monday Night Raw episodes on July 31, August 14, August 28, and September 11. He’s advertised for PPV dates on August 20 and September 24, and live event dates on July 29, August 12 and September 30.